City of Socorro gets a sandbag machine ahead of monsoon season
The City of Socorro has purchased a sandbag machine. The machine will assist in dealing with flood waters during the monsoon season. Socorro had previously used El Paso's machine. The city also purchased a vacuum truck that will provide another source of assistance in gathering up and dealing with flood waters.
City officials are trying to ensure that its residence are safe from the flood waters that stream down from north of I-10 during monsoon season.
Socorro also took a step to improving its infrastructure with its street overlay project. Council allotted $400,000 to the first phase of the project.